David Strauss, PhD, FASA
Life Expectancy Project
1439 - 17th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94122-3402
Phone (415) 731-0250
Fax (415) 731-0290
Dr. Strauss is Director of the Life Expectancy Project, and Emeritus Professor
of Statistics, University of California. He is a Fellow of the American
Primary areas of research:
- Life expectancy of persons with developmental disabilities, such as cerebral palsy, autism, and Down syndrome.
- Life expectancy of persons who have suffered anoxic, hypoxic, traumatic brain, or spinal cord injuries.
- Life expectancy of persons with various medical conditions, such as heart disease, diabetes, and obesity.
- Comparative mortality of persons with developmental disabilities in institutions and in the community: Placement.